... Sawiris Cultural Awards 2014: Deadline for application has been extended until August 21 ... Contracts Signing Ceremony for the “Overcoming Unemployment Together” Projects ... Invited by DAAD head office in Bonn- Germany SFSD participates in the Final Selection for the DAAD Scholarships ... Graduation Ceremony of the Last Batch at Visually Impaired English Lab ... A Meeting with the Youth Teams within the Initiative of Creating 5000 Jobs in Slums ... SFSD participates in the first of the forums series entitled "The Scientific Research and Partnership for the Development" ... SFSD signs Protocol of Cooperation for the Development of the Children’s Museum ... Sawiris Foundation Honored at the Family Day Celebration ... The Number of DAAD Scholarships has been Increased ... The Closing Ceremony of the Advanced Sailors Program ... Mrs. Yousriya Loza Sawiris Awarded the Honorary Doctor of Philosophy Degree by the AUC ... Call for Applications for the TU Berlin Campus El Gouna 2014 Master’s is now OPEN ... SFSD Signs Cooperation Protocol with Ministry of Social Solidarity ... The Ceremony of the Ninth Sawiris Cultural Awards ... The Graduation of 14 students funded by the SFSD from the LLM Scholarship ... The Minister of Housing and the Governor of Cairo Opens the Pedestrian Bridge of Ezbet El Nasser ... SFSD Celebrates the Success of the Egypt Network for Integrated Development Program ... Apply for the SFSD- DAAD Scholarship Program for 2013-2014 ... His Excellency Minster of Education Opens the “Schools for Egypt” Project in Asyut and Sohag ... Minster of High Education Visits the Nursing Institute in Gouna ... With the Support of SFSD, Alexandria Has More Qualified Shadow Teachers! ... SFSD selects 10 social enterprises to fund via Egypt DM ... OCI and Sawiris Foundation open the Suez Viral Hepatitis Unit ... Laying the foundation stone of the first integrated Bedouin village in South Sinai ... SFSD participates in a Special Policy Dialogue on the role of philanthropic organizations in the post-2015 setting ... Schools for Egypt” Project with United States Funds for UNICEF Egypt ... Technische Universität Berlin comes to El Gouna ... 2012 Winners ... SFSD and UNDP sign a partnership agreement to meet Egypt’s economic challenges ... Geographical expansion within Egypt ... Increasing the number of jobs/beneficiaries ... SFSD donations and commitments ... Al Ahram Beverages Partnership with SFSD ... Investment in human capital and the provision of social safety nets ...

The opportunity comes to who deserve it
The opportunity comes to who deserve it
In the context of his visit to Cairo for the opening of the second season of Copa Coca Cola to discover emerging football talents, Brazilian football legend “Pelle” has met 4 members of the “I the Egyptian” foundation football team; Youssef Yousri, Adham Khaled, Boody and Khalid Mohammedm who were selected by Street Child World Cup foundation to participate in the 2104 World Cup which will take place from March 24 – April 8, in Brazil. ...full story
Letter from Our Chairman
Twelve years have elapsed since the launching of the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development in 2001, at the beginning of a new millennium and amid great hopes for Egypt's economic and social development. The Foundation was born particularly to create jobs for young Egyptians aspiring for good careers and better living standards. Our aim was to invest in human welfare and sustained development, and provide vital safety nets and much-needed services in some of our most deprived communities. Since then, our job creation schemes have covered many areas of concern and created thousands of sustainable jobs while our education and training schemes have created new opportunities for thousands more. Hundreds of scholarships in leading universities around the world have been offered...